Discount Not Discourse to Boost U.S. Soy Sales to EU

USA farmers have been hurt by China's retaliatory tariffs on American soybeans amid an escalating trade fight between Washington and Beijing, and Trump has been promising relief. The EU, naturally, disagrees, as evidenced by its complaint to the ... More..

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by | Friday, July 27, 2018

USA economy surges to 4.1 percent growth in second quarter

January-March quarter GDP growth was revised up to a 2.2 percent pace from the previously reported 2.0 percent rate to account for updated information and methodology improvements. The revisions also showed t...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

MAC Is Giving Away Free Lipstick Again to Celebrate National Lipstick Day

If you can't make it to a store you can get it online if you buy at least $25 worth of other products. Makeup lovers, get ready for a deal you'll want to pucker up for! From July 27 through July 29, Sephora i...More..

Twitter Shares Plunge A Day After Facebook Rout
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Twitter Shares Plunge A Day After Facebook Rout

Twitter's shares fell by 20% in pre-market trading on Friday in NY, before recovering slightly to be down 16%, as investors were spooked by news that the number of active monthly users fell from 336 million to...More..

ICAI requests Govt to extend Income Tax Returns Due Date [Read Representation]
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

ICAI requests Govt to extend Income Tax Returns Due Date [Read Representation]

The earlier deadline for filing the returns was July 31. CBDT has extended the "due date" for filing of income tax return to August 31, 2018 from July 31, 2018 for some tax payers. Until last assessment y...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

White House bans CNN's Kaitlan Collins over 'wrong questions'

Fox News host Bret Baier announced that his network stands with competitor CNN in opposing the decision of President Donald Trump's administration to exclude CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins ...More..

Tracking Technical Indicators on Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (HMNY)
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Tracking Technical Indicators on Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (HMNY)

The current EPS for the company has recorded at $-13.11. Out of the analyst recommendations 1 rate Helios and Matsn Ana (NASDAQ: HMNY ) stock a Buy, 2 rate the stock Outperform, 0 rate Hold, 0 rate Underperfo...More..

Papa John files lawsuit against Papa John’s for corporate records
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Papa John files lawsuit against Papa John’s for corporate records

Schnatter wants to see the docs, "because of the unexplained and heavy-handed way in which the company has treated him since the publication of a story that falsely accused him of using a racial slur ". The c...More..

Atlassian kills Stride and Hipchat, partners with Slack
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Atlassian kills Stride and Hipchat, partners with Slack

As part of the deal, Atlassian will make a "small but symbolically important investment in Slack", said Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield on Twitter . Slack is planning to discontinue Hipchat and Stride , and...More..

Trump proposes scrapping gas licenses for export to Europe
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump proposes scrapping gas licenses for export to Europe

The commission, which manages trade relations on behalf of all 28 nations in the European Union , is preparing a list of retaliatory measures on American goods worth $20 billion should the USA impose auto ta...More..

Trump takes credit for IL steel mill expansion
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump takes credit for IL steel mill expansion

Now, he said, he was negotiating better terms. The company started in March restarting two blast furnaces at the Granite City Works that were shut down in 2015, costing 2,000 jobs. Jobs there mean dozens mor...More..

Winklevoss Brothers Bitcoin ETF Rejected By SEC for Second Time
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Winklevoss Brothers Bitcoin ETF Rejected By SEC for Second Time

It announced its decision via a filing . The SEC chose to reject the rule change needed for the Winklevoss fund to start trading after reviewing a March 2017 decision, which came to the same conclusion. Th...More..

Facebook sees biggest stock market value drop in history as growth slows
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Facebook sees biggest stock market value drop in history as growth slows

The company's user base was unchanged in its biggest market, the USA and Canada, at 185 million daily users, while declining in Europe to 279 million daily users. Facebook has struggled in recent years with se...More..

European Union official used colorful, simplified cue cards in trade meeting with Trump
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

European Union official used colorful, simplified cue cards in trade meeting with Trump

US import tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum imposed in March will stay in place during the talks, and Trump said Europe had agreed to raise purchases of liquefied natural gas and...More..

London Black Cab Drivers Trying To Sue Uber For £1bn
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

London Black Cab Drivers Trying To Sue Uber For £1bn

According to Uber , about 3.6 million people regularly use its service in London , where it has 45,000 registered drivers. The report said it had engaged the law firm Mishcon de Reya to explore the options....More..

Mexico President-Elect Tells Trump, We Need a New NAFTA with Development Fund
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Mexico President-Elect Tells Trump, We Need a New NAFTA with Development Fund

However, The New England Council believes it is crucial that the playing field remain open for businesses, workers, and families across New England, so that they - through no fault of their own - are not disadv...More..

Ryanair refuses to compensate passengers for cancelled flights amid pilots strike
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Ryanair refuses to compensate passengers for cancelled flights amid pilots strike

But the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) insisted the strikes did not qualify as an "extraordinary circumstance" as it was within the company's control. Europe's top court ruled in April that airlines have to pay...More..

NXP acquisition by Qualcomm about to collapse
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

NXP acquisition by Qualcomm about to collapse

Eight countries' competition agencies had given Qualcomm the green light, but China's State Administration for Market Regulation was dragging its feet, and at midnight NY time, the deal ran out the clock ....More..

Did We Just Dodge a Trade War With Europe? - Hit & Run
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Did We Just Dodge a Trade War With Europe? - Hit & Run

Ross's visit followed a Washington trip in May by Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He, who is President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser. The truce may prove to be short-lived if the two sides can't resolve thei...More..

Japan ETFs Strengthen as BOJ Reins in Loose Monetary Policy
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Japan ETFs Strengthen as BOJ Reins in Loose Monetary Policy

News that BoJ officials are considering moving away from their policy to hold ten year bond yields near zero sparked the sell-off, despite a re-iteration of the BoJ intention to act in the market if the yield ...More..

Trump, EU trade deal averts trade war, tariffs
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Trump, EU trade deal averts trade war, tariffs

US President Donald Trump suggested on late Tuesday that the European Union should simultaneously with the United States lift all customs tariffs, trade barriers and subsidies. As part of the initiative to ...More..

Militia attack on Saudi tanker sparks environmental warning
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Militia attack on Saudi tanker sparks environmental warning

From there, many ships have to pass through Bab al-Mandeb to get to the Suez Canal towards Europe and the SUMED pipeline in Egypt. Brent crude prices rose on Thursday after Saudi Arabia suspended its oil sh...More..

Qualcomm confirms that Intel will provide all modems in future iPhones
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Qualcomm confirms that Intel will provide all modems in future iPhones

Apple's new 6.1-inch LCD screen iPhone is one of three new devices expected to launch this year, alongside two OLED screen devices from the company. This is a well-known fact for Apple smartphone owners, as the...More..

Crude Oil Price Falls for a 3rd Week Running
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Crude Oil Price Falls for a 3rd Week Running

USA drillers this week cut oil rigs by the most since March, with the rate of growth slowing over the past month with recent declines in crude prices. Since then, the USA government has softened its tone somewh...More..

Mega Millions Winning Ticket Sold In San Jose
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Mega Millions Winning Ticket Sold In San Jose

Here are your winning Mega Millions numbers: 1, 2, 4, 19, 29 with a Megaball of 20. Two, sold in MA and Texas, included the optional Megaplier (a $1 purchase available in most states) and are worth $3 million e...More..

Mnuchin 'Wouldn't Minimize' Chance of Tariffs on All Chinese Goods
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Mnuchin 'Wouldn't Minimize' Chance of Tariffs on All Chinese Goods

Meanwhile, an exchange of bellicose comments between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and U.S. President Donald Trump over the weekend renewed fears on the oil markets. The Reuters report and the dollar's wea...More..

What happened when a company tried four-day work weeks
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

What happened when a company tried four-day work weeks

In Sweden, a trial in the city of Gothenburg mandated a six-hour day, and officials found employees completed the same amount of work or even more. Where else is a four-day week working? . To get more accu...More..

by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Auto industry loses 'real giant' after Marchionne dies aged 66

In an emergency board meeting at the weekend, FCA chose the head of its Jeep division, Mike Manley , as his successor. "When you're pissed off, there's nothing better than this", he said, stomping on the acc...More..

Trump and top European leader agree to work toward zero tariffs
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Trump and top European leader agree to work toward zero tariffs

China targeted tariffs on USA farm products after Trump imposed new steel and aluminum tariffs earlier this year, selecting crops and products in areas where Trump enjoys support. He reiterated his willingness ...More..

Facebook shares fall as user growth slows
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Facebook shares fall as user growth slows

Fourteen analysts surveyed by Zacks Zacks Investment Research expected $13.43 billion. The company displayed mixed results in its Q2 2018 earnings and this can be contributed to the GDPR, Zuckerberg's testimo...More..